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All lanes open after 18-wheeler crash on MS River Bridge

1 month 1 week 4 days ago Wednesday, February 07 2018 Feb 7, 2018 February 07, 2018 6:33 AM February 07, 2018 in News
Source: WBRZ
By: WBRZ Staff

BATON ROUGE - An 18-wheeler was dangling off the of Mississippi River Bridge Wednesday morning.

A crash involving an F-150 and an 18-wheeler occurred on the bridge shortly before 6:30 a.m. Authorities say an F-150 entered bridge traffic from St. Ferdinard and struck the 18-wheeler.

At the time of the crash, the 18-wheeler was empty. Before the crash, authorities say the truck carried non-hazardous material. The driver of the F-150 was ticketed for failure to maintain control of a vehicle.

No injuries were reported. 

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